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8 laptops for people who want the absolute best

Sometimes you just want the best.<p>No matter the price, and no questions asked.<p>If you want the best possible laptop experience, you need to think about four main things:<p>It's tough to say which of these 4 checklist items matter the most — each person might value one particular element more than …

Computer Hardware

New 2018 MacBook Pro: The Intel Processors Driving Performance And Benchmarks

The 2018 MacBook Pro is a serious performance upgrade over last year’s models with serious new Intel silicon inside. What do benchmarks say?<p>Apple has picked up the processor update pace considerably this year and the new MBPs parallel the Windows world in adopting Coffee Lake mobile processors, …

Computer Hardware

Intel and AMD stock cooler performance - can you make do with a free cooler?

It’s time to pit cooler versus cooler, AMD versus Intel, man versus machine… ahem, scrap that last one. We are benchmarking Intel’s stock cooler …

Computer Hardware

This week’s top stories: MacBook Pro throttling, new emoji coming to iOS, 5K wallpaper gallery, more

<b>In this week’s top stories:</b> Apple’s brand new MacBook Pro has a thermal throttling problem, new emoji coming to iOS later this year, Bluetooth 5.0 explained, and much more. Read on for all of this week’s biggest news…<p>Last week, Apple made a surprise announcement of brand new MacBook Pro with Touch …

Apple

HP Unveils Z2 Mini G4 SFF Workstations: Up to Six-Core Xeons, Pro GPUs

HP this week upgraded its miniature Z2 Mini workstation with the latest Intel’s Core and Xeon E processors with up to six cores as well as …

Workstations

Asus ROG Strix GL504 Scar II review: The Scar II has a great screen, but an ugly paint job - CNET

<b>The Good</b> Very good performance from a strong CPU/GPU combo. The better-than-most 144Hz screen has a slim bezel, giving it a modern feel.<p><b>The Bad</b> The boxy camo-covered body isn't particularly interesting-looking. The backlit keyboard lacks individual key lighting, and battery life isn't great, even …

Computer Hardware

This Weekend’s Tech Deals Are the Best of the Rest

We don't know about you, but at WIRED, we are exhausted after perusing every spreadsheet and combing the Internet for every last deal after this …

Headphones

Save up to $200 on select Dell laptops (which are great for students) before the sale ends July 20

With students going back to school in a few weeks, now is the best time to get a new laptop. Lucky for all the<p>studentsparents out there, Dell has two …

Computer Hardware

Lenovo Legion Y530

<b>Pros</b><p>Aggressive price. Slim, sturdy build is nice for the money. No garish gamer aesthetic. Super-slim bezels. HD gaming capable. Above-average …

Computer Hardware

Asus ZenBook S vs. Dell XPS 13

After years of Windows manufacturers striving to create viable notebook challengers to the extremely thin and light Apple MacBook, they’ve finally …

Batteries

HP Launches New Entry Workstation Lineup With The Z2 Mini G4 Stealing The Show

Yesterday, Hewlett Packard Inc. launched “Z2,” a new family of entry-level workstations, along with a new supercharged business desktop with workstation ISC certifications. Workstations, for those unfamiliar with the term, are very high-end personal computers used by financial traders, 3D and 2D …

Workstations

Acer’s Predator Triton 700 has a GTX 1080, 32GB RAM, 120Hz, more: $2,299 (Reg. $2,600)

Amazon offers the Acer Predator Triton 700 with 2.8GHz i7/32GB/512GB/GTX 1080 GPU for <b>$2,299 shipped</b>. Regularly $2,700, this is a 15% price reduction and the first drop we’ve tracked. If you want a high-end gaming machine, look no further. This laptop sports NVIDIA’s GTX 1080 graphics card, a …

Computer Hardware

The Best Computer Lineup for Photographers: Microsoft Surface

I've been a dedicated Mac fan for most of my professional career.<p>But times, they are a-changin...<p>I've had the opportunity to utilize various …

Microsoft Surface

OMEN by HP - 15-dc0980nd Product Specifications

<b>Product number</b><p>4AZ46EA<p><b>Product name</b><p>OMEN by HP - 15-dc0980nd<p><b>Microprocessor</b><p>Intel® Core™ i7-8750H (2.2 GHz base frequency, up to 4.1 GHz with Intel® Turbo …

Batteries

Vergecast: Roku CEO Anthony Wood, MacBook Pro benchmarks, and Google gets fined

Episode 314<p>We’ve got a super stuffed episode of <i>The Vergecast</i> this week.<p>First, the biggest news in tech right now is the European Commission’s ruling that Google has been unfairly using Android to push Google search on users, giving it an unfair advantage. Nilay, Dieter, and Paul sit down and …

MacBook Pro

7 Useful MacBook stands to help you work smarter

You may think a laptop is fine without a stand. But, the right one can improve your workflow. From better air circulation to improving your posture, …

MacBook Pro

Intel just broke the Guinness World Record for the largest ever drone show -- and the footage is amazing

Intel just broke the Guinness World Record for the largest ever drone show.<p>The show was put on to celebrate the company’s 50th anniversary.<p>An …

Drones

VMware

Christine McMonigal<p>Storage Software Ecosystem Manager<br>Intel Corporation<p>Christine McMonigal directs hyperconverged marketing for Intel’s Data Center …

Networking

Apple fans are returning their new MacBook Pros that cost a minimum of $2,800 because they can't reach the advertised speeds

You'll have to put the brand-spanking-new 2018 MacBook Pro with Intel's Core i9 processor in a freezer to get the advertised 2.9 GHz speeds.<p>At least, that's what Dave Lee from the Dave2D YouTube channel did to get the most out of his.<p>Before Lee put it in the freezer, the 2018 MacBook Pro with a …

MacBook Pro

The best CPU for gaming

When it comes time to build a gaming PC, it's important to pick the best CPU for the job. Most gamers will spend the most money on the graphics card, …

Computer Hardware

MSI Launches New Professional, Gaming Notebooks in India

MSI on Thursday launched the PS42 professional notebook in India. The new Window 10 running notebook, which is the first in the Prestige-Series, is …

Nvidia GeForce

Intel’s NUC 8 Mini PC is a great starting platform for gamers at $799 ($100 off)

Newegg offers the Intel NUC 8 Premium VR Capable Mini PC Kit (NUC8i7HVK) for <b>$799 shipped</b><b>.</b> Regularly closer to $900 at Amazon and on sale for $850 there right now, this is the lowest that we’ve tracked and is the best available. With a quad-core 8th generation Intel Core i7 and its dedicated 4GB AMD …

Gear & Gadgets

​How to add Linux to your Chromebook

With a sufficiently advanced Chromebook, you can now install and run Linux natively on it.<p>I will show that it's possible to install, configure, and …

Linux

Save $400 on the prev. gen. 13-inch MacBook Pro with Touch Bar 256GB

232Tech (Top-Rated Plus Seller, 99.2% positive feedback) via eBay Daily Deals offers Apple’s now previous generation 13-inch MacBook Pro with Touch Bar 256GB for <b>$1,399.99 shipped</b>. Regularly $1,799, today’s offer is $30 less than our previous mention and $200 better than B&H.<p>Apple 13-inch MacBook …

MacBook Pro

ME! ME! ME! – Intel's management tech gets a quartet of chip fixes

In case you missed it, Chipzilla has gone public with more patches for the Intel Management Engine.<p>The advisories, here and here, address four …

Information Security

HP EliteBook 840 G5, First Take: A solid business-class laptop

HP's EliteBook 800 Series G5 comes in 13.3-inch (830), 14-inch (840) and 15.6-inch (850) models. I was sent a 14-inch EliteBook 840 to evaluate. …

MacBook Pro

Dell XPS 13 Review: A Portable Beast With The Best-in-Class Display

Dell has come a long way with its XPS series and the latest result, is the XPS 13. Here is what the premium offering from the company has in store …

India News

2018 13-Inch MacBook Pro With Touch Bar Has Four Full-Speed Thunderbolt 3 Ports

Apple has confirmed that the new 13-inch MacBook Pro with Touch Bar is equipped with four full-speed Thunderbolt 3 ports.<p>2018 models ship with Intel's eighth-generation Core i5 or Core i7 processors, which both support up to 16 PCI Express lanes, providing enough bandwidth for maximum data transfer …

Apple

Intel rolls out 800-MHz Pentium III as performance race continues

SANTA CLARA, Calif.-- 'tis the season to be announcing faster microprocessors.<p>This time Intel Corp. today officially launched its fastest Pentium III …

Computer Hardware

Intel® Distribution for Python*

Get the Intel® Distribution for Python* Now<p>The Intel® Distribution for Python* is an easy-to-access, integrated package that delivers faster Python* …

Python Programming